• G Proteins & G protein-coupled Receptors

    Spring Semester, 2016

    Course Director

    Mario Ascoli, PhD
    Phone (319) 335-9907


    2/23/16 - 3/31/16
    3:00 - 4:20 PM
    Tuesday and Thursday
    2-224 Bowen Science Building

    Course Schedule - Draft

    Date Lecturer Topic
    Feb 23 Chen Ras and other small G proteins
    Feb 25 Chen Rho GTPases
    Mar 1 Chen Small GTPases and Cancer
    Mar 3 Fisher The Cycle of G Protein Activation
    G Protein Diversity and Complexity in G Protein Signaling
    Mar 8 Fisher Structure-Function of G Protein a Subunits
    Mar 10 Fisher Gβγ Structure / Function and RGS Proteins
    Mar 14-18   SPRING BREAK
    Mar 22 Ascoli G protein-coupled Receptors (GPCRs)
    Mar 24 Ascoli/Segaloff G protein-coupled Receptors (GPCRs)
    Mar 29 Segaloff G protein-coupled Receptors (GPCRs)
    Mar 31 FINAL EXAM